NY offers first regular public tours of state Education Building – Albany Times Union

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Exterior view of columns on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, on the State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union archive)

Exterior view of columns on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, on the State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union archive)

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The ghost individuals say is hanging across the State Education constructing is called Jason. He was an Italian stone mason, in response to All Over Albany, and dealing within the constructor space of the constructing, which is now its basement. Jason fell right into a spot the place different staff had been pouring concrete and the job website’s foreman — who was unhappy with Jason’s work — stated “hold pouring” as the person struggled.

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The ghost individuals say is hanging across the State Education constructing is called Jason. He was an Italian stone mason, in response to All Over Albany, and dealing within the constructor space of the constructing, which is now

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The New York State Education Building and Capitol are mirrored within the fountain pool of the West Capitol Park throughout lunchtime on Friday June 12, 2015 in Albany , N.Y. (Michael P. Farrell/Times Union)

The New York State Education Building and Capitol are mirrored within the fountain pool of the West Capitol Park throughout lunchtime on Friday June 12, 2015 in Albany , N.Y. (Michael P. Farrell/Times Union)

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The stacks elevators down contained in the stacks on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)

The stacks elevators down contained in the stacks on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)

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The stacks elevators within the Studying Room on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)

The stacks elevators within the Studying Room on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)

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The State Education Building on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016, in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)

The State Education Building on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016, in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)

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Chancellor Emeritus Robert M. Bennett’s portrait is unveiled throughout a ceremony on the State Education Building on Monday afternoon, Oct. 24, 2016, in Albany, N.Y. Bennett served as a member of the Board of Regents from 1995 to 2015 and as Chancellor from 2002 to 2009. (Will Waldron/Times Union) much less
Chancellor Emeritus Robert M. Bennett’s portrait is unveiled throughout a ceremony on the State Education Building on Monday afternoon, Oct. 24, 2016, in Albany, N.Y. Bennett served as a member of the Board of ... extra
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Dad and mom and college students participate in at an occasion outdoors the State Education constructing to protest the implementation of the Widespread Core set of academic requirements in New York's colleges on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 in Albany, NY. (Paul Buckowski / Times Union) much less
Dad and mom and college students participate in at an occasion outdoors the State Education constructing to protest the implementation of the Widespread Core set of academic requirements in New York's colleges on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 in ... extra
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Kids together with their mother and father collect outdoors the State Education constructing to protest the implementation of the Widespread Core set of academic requirements in New York's colleges on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 in Albany, NY. (Paul Buckowski / Times Union) much less
Kids together with their mother and father collect outdoors the State Education constructing to protest the implementation of the Widespread Core set of academic requirements in New York's colleges on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 in ... extra
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Beneath the cover of a floral umbrella, Michelle Martinez of Bethlehem walks previous the State Education Building Friday, March 28, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (Michael P. Farrell/Times Union)

Beneath the cover of a floral umbrella, Michelle Martinez of Bethlehem walks previous the State Education Building Friday, March 28, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (Michael P. Farrell/Times Union)

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Mason Nate Beckingham, left, and architect Larry Schroeder carry out an inspection on the state Education Building Friday Oct. three, 2014, in Albany,NY. (John Carl D'Annibale / Times Union)

Mason Nate Beckingham, left, and architect Larry Schroeder carry out an inspection on the state Education Building Friday Oct. three, 2014, in Albany,NY. (John Carl D'Annibale / Times Union)

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Mason Nate Beckingham, left, and architect Larry Schroeder carry out an inspection on the state Education Building Friday Oct. three, 2014, in Albany,NY. (John Carl D'Annibale / Times Union)

Mason Nate Beckingham, left, and architect Larry Schroeder carry out an inspection on the state Education Building Friday Oct. three, 2014, in Albany,NY. (John Carl D'Annibale / Times Union)

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Aerial view of Albany April 19, 1930, Albany, N.Y. Historic buildings and streets 1930s. Hawk St. Viaduct, State Education Building, Hudson River. (Times Union archive)

Aerial view of Albany April 19, 1930, Albany, N.Y. Historic buildings and streets 1930s. Hawk St. Viaduct, State Education Building, Hudson River. (Times Union archive)

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State Education Building and Capitol , undated 1920s, in Albany, N.Y. Foundations are seen in West Capitol Park, a street ask runs via it. Historic buildings and streets 1920s. (Times Union archive)

State Education Building and Capitol , undated 1920s, in Albany, N.Y. Foundations are seen in West Capitol Park, a street ask runs via it. Historic buildings and streets 1920s. (Times Union archive)

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View contained in the entry tunnel which carries steam warmth from the Sheridan Avenue Steam Plant into Empire State Plaza on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. It is a newer part of the tunnel which runs from the State Education Building right down to the plant. (Will Waldron/Times Union) much less
View contained in the entry tunnel which carries steam warmth from the Sheridan Avenue Steam Plant into Empire State Plaza on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. It is a newer part of the tunnel which runs ... extra
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View contained in the entry tunnel which carries steam warmth from the Sheridan Avenue Steam Plant into Empire State Plaza on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. It is a newer part of the tunnel which runs from the State Education Building right down to the plant. (Will Waldron/Times Union) much less
View contained in the entry tunnel which carries steam warmth from the Sheridan Avenue Steam Plant into Empire State Plaza on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. It is a newer part of the tunnel which runs ... extra
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Steam pipe junction on the State Education Building on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. (Will Waldron/Times Union)

Steam pipe junction on the State Education Building on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. (Will Waldron/Times Union)

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View contained in the entry tunnel which carries steam warmth from the Sheridan Avenue Steam Plant into Empire State Plaza on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. It is a newer part of the tunnel which runs from the State Education Building right down to the plant. (Will Waldron/Times Union) much less
View contained in the entry tunnel which carries steam warmth from the Sheridan Avenue Steam Plant into Empire State Plaza on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. It is a newer part of the tunnel which runs ... extra
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MaryEllen Elia is applauded throughout a press convention after she was named state Education Commissioner Tuesday, Could 26, 2015, on the State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Olivia Nadel/ Particular to the Times Union/ archive) much less
MaryEllen Elia is applauded throughout a press convention after she was named state Education Commissioner Tuesday, Could 26, 2015, on the State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Olivia Nadel/ Particular to the Times ... extra
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Books written in Braille, together with "Massive Woods" by William Faulkner, are saved within the stacks on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. Hundreds of Braille books are being shredded as half of a culling and recycling operation. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union) much less
Books written in Braille, together with "Massive Woods" by William Faulkner, are saved within the stacks on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. Hundreds of Braille books are ... extra
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State Librarian Bernard Margolis talks concerning the legislation books within the stacks on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. They're being saved and moved to the State Library. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union) much less
State Librarian Bernard Margolis talks concerning the legislation books within the stacks on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. They're being saved and moved to the State Library. ... extra
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State librarian Bernard Margolis within the Studying Room on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)

State librarian Bernard Margolis within the Studying Room on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)

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State librarian Bernard Margolis pulls out a legislation books within the stacks on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. Will probably be saved and moved to the State Library. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union) much less
State librarian Bernard Margolis pulls out a legislation books within the stacks on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, on the New York State Education Building in Albany, N.Y. Will probably be saved and moved to the State Library. (Cindy ... extra
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The rising moon is framed by the State Education Building and a avenue gentle on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Picture/Mike Groll)

The rising moon is framed by the State Education Building and a avenue gentle on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Picture/Mike Groll)

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NY offers first regular public tours of state Education Building - Albany Times Union